Properties PVC Low- Density Poly-Ethylene Cellular Poly Ethylene High- Density Poly Ethylene Poly- Propylene Cellular Poly Proppylene Poly-Urethane Nylon CPE Flammarrest
Oxidation Resistance E E E E E E E E E E
Heat Resistance G-E G G E E E G E E G-E
Oil Resistance F-G G-E G G-E F F E E E F
Low Temperature Flexibility P-G E E E P P G G E P-G
Weather, Sun Resistance G-E E E E E E G E E G
Ozone Resistance E E E E E E E E E E
Abrasion Resistance F-G G F E F-G F-G O E E-O F-G
Electrical Properties F-G E E E E E P P E G
Flame Resistance E P P P P P P P E E
Nuclear Radiation Resistance F-G G-E G G-E F F G F-G O F
Water Resistance F-G E E E E E P-G P-F O F
Acid Resistance G-E G-E G-E E E E F P-F E G
Alkali Resistance G-E G-E G-E E E E F E E G
Gasoline, Kerosine, etc. (Aliphatic Hydrocarbons) Resistance P G-E G G-E P-F P P-G G E P
Benzol, Toluol, etc. (Aromatic Hydrocarbons) Resistance P-F P P P P-F P P-G G G-E P-F
Degreaser Solvents (Halogenated Hydrocarbons) Resistance P-F G G G P P P-G G E P-F
Alcohol Resistance G-E E E E E E P-G P E G
Underground Burial P-G G N/A E N/A N/A G P E-O P
P=POOR                    F=FAIR                    G=GOOD                    E=EXCELLENT                    O=OUTSTANDING